Chris Jericho Timeline

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The following is a timeline for Chris Jericho’s ECW, WCW and WWE career. Listed is every PPV and title change that he has been involved in. Bolded items represent title victories while italicized items represent title losses. The items with bullets in front of them represent Chris's work outside of wrestling.

1996
6/22 – won ECW TV title from Pitbull 2
7/13 – Elimination Match: Shane Douglas beat Too Cold Scorpio, Pitbull 2, & Chris Jericho to win the ECW TV title
9/15 Fall Brawl – lost to Chris Benoit in his first WCW PPV match
10/27 Halloween Havoc – lost to Syxx
11/24 World War 3 – beat Nick Patrick with 1 hand tied behind his back

1997
1/21 COC - Chris Jericho, Super Calo, & Chavo Guerrero Jr beat Konnan, La Parka, & Mr.JL
1/25 NWO Souled Out – lost to Masa Chono
2/23 Superbrawl – lost to Eddie Guerrero
6/28 – won cruiserweight title from X-Pac
7/13 Bash at the Beach – beat Ultimo Dragon
7/28 – lost title to Alex Wright
8/9 Road Wild – lost to Alex Wright
8/12 – won cruiserweight title from Alex Wright
8/21 COC – beat Eddie Guerrero
9/14 Fall Brawl – lost title to Eddie Guerrero
10/26 Halloween Havoc - beat Gedo

1998
1/24 Souled Out – won cruiserweight title from Rey Mysterio
2/22 Superbrawl – beat Juventud Guerrera
3/15 Uncensored – beat Dean Malenko
4/19 Spring Stampede – beat Prince Iakea
5/17 Slamboree – lost title to Dean Malenko
6/14 Great American Bash – beat Dean Malenko by DQ to win the vacant cruiserweight title
7/12 Bash at the Beach – lost title to Rey Mysterio
7/13 – won cruiserweight title from Rey Mysterio
8/8 Road Wild – lost title to Juventud Guerrera
9/10 – won TV title from Stevie Rey who was subbing for champ Booker T
9/13 Fall Brawl – beat fake Bill Goldberg
10/25 Halloween Havoc – beat Raven
11/22 World War 3 – beat Bobby Duncam Jr.


11/30 – lost title to Konnan
12/27 Starrcade – lost to Konnan

1999
1/17 Souled Out – Loser wears a dress for 90 days: beat Perry Saturn
2/21 Superbrawl – beat Perry Saturn by count out
3/14 Uncensored – Dog Collar Match: lost to Perry Saturn in his final WCW PPV appearance
8/9 - makes his WWF debut
9/26 Unforgiven – beat X-Pac by DQ
11/14 Survivor Series – lost to Chyna
12/12 Armageddon – won Intercontinental title from Chyna
12/28 – title held up after a match with Chyna

2000
1/3 – declared co-champion with Chyna
1/23 Royal Rumble – beat I-C co-champ Chyna and Bob Holly to become undisputed champ
2/27 No Way Out – lost title to Kurt Angle
4/2 WrestleMania 2000 – lost to Kurt Angle and Chris Benoit
4/2 WrestleMania 2000 – beat Chris Benoit and Kurt Angle to win the European title
4/3 – lost European title to Eddie Guerrero
4/30 Backlash – lost to Chris Benoit by DQ
5/4 – won I-C title from Chris Benoit
5/8 – lost I-C title to Chris Benoit
5/21 Judgment Day – lost submission match to Chris Benoit
6/25 King of the Ring – lost to Kurt Angle
7/23 Fully Loaded – Last Man Standing: lost to Triple H
8/27 SummerSlam – Best of 3 falls: lost to Chris Benoit
9/24 Unforgiven – beat X-Pac
10/22 No Mercy – Steel Cage: beat X-Pac
• 10/24 Fozzy releases their self-titled debut CD
11/19 Survivor Series – lost to Kane
12/10 Armageddon – Last Man Standing: beat Kane


2001
1/21 Royal Rumble - Ladder Match: Chris Benoit to win the I-C title
2/25 No Way Out – beat Chris Benoit, Eddie Guerrero, & X-Pac
4/1 WrestleMania X-7 – beat William Regal
4/5 – lost I-C title to Triple H
4/29 Backlash – Duchess of Queensbury: lost to William Regal
5/20 Judgment Day – w/Chris Benoit won a 7 team gauntlet match
5/21 w/Chris Benoit beat Triple H & Steve Austin to win the World Tag Team titles
5/28 – won hardcore title from the Big Show
5/28 – lost the hardcore title to Rhyno
6/21 - w/Chris Benoit lost the tag team titles to the Dudley Boyz
6/24 King of the Ring – Steve Austin beat Chris Jericho & Chris Benoit
7/22 Invasion – Elimination Match: Booker T, The Dudley Boyz, Dallas Page & Rhyno beat Steve Austin, Kurt Angle, The Undertaker, Kane & Chris Jericho
8/19 SummerSlam – beat Rhyno
9/23 Unforgiven – lost to Rob Van Dam
10/21 No Mercy - beat the Rock to win the WCW World title
10/22 – w/the Rock won the tag team titles from the Dudley Boyz
11/1 – w/the Rock lost the tag team titles to Booker T & Test
11/5 – lost WCW title to the Rock
11/18 Survivor Series – Elimination Match for End of WCW or WWF: The Rock, Chris Jericho, The Undertaker, Big Show & Kane beat Steve Austin, Kurt Angle, Shane McMahon, Booker T & Rob Van Dam
12/9 Vengeance – beat the Rock to the WCW World title
12/9 Vengeance – beat Steve Austin to win the WWE championship and unify the WCW and WWF championships

2002
1/20 Royal Rumble – beat the Rock
2/17 No Way Out – beat Steve Austin
3/17 WrestleMania X8 – lost unified world titles to Triple H
5/19 Judgment Day – Hell in a Cell: lost to Triple H
6/23 King of the Ring – lost to Rob Van Dam
7/21 Vengeance – lost to John Cena
• 7/30 Fozzy releases Happenstance
8/25 SummerSlam – lost to Ric Flair
9/16 – won Intercontinental title from Rob Van Dam
9/22 Unforgiven – beat Ric Flair
9/30 – lost Intercontinental title to Kane
10/14 – w/Christian won the world tag team titles from Kane & the Hurricane
10/20 No Mercy – w/Christian beat Booker T & Goldust
11/17 Survivor Series - Elimination Chamber for Heavyweight championship: Shawn Michaels beat champ Triple H, Booker T, Rob Van Dam, Chris Jericho & Kane to win the title
12/15 Armageddon - Booker T & Goldust beat champions Chris Jericho & Christian, The Dudley Boyz, & William Regal & Lance Storm to win the titles

2003
2/23 No Way Out – beat Jeff Hardy
3/30 WrestleMania XIX – lost to Shawn Michaels
4/27 Backlash – w/Triple H & Ric Flair beat Kevin Nash, Shawn Michaels, & Booker T
6/15 Bad Blood – lost to Goldberg
8/24 SummerSlam - Elimination Chamber for World Heavyweight championship: Champion Triple H beat Goldberg, Shawn Michaels, Kevin Nash, Randy Orton, & Chris Jericho
9/21 Unforgiven – Christian beat Rob Van Dam & Chris Jericho
10/27 – won I-C title from Rob Van Dam
10/27 – Cage Match: lost I-C title to Rob Van Dam
11/16 Survivor Series - Chris Jericho, Christian, Scott Steiner, Randy Orton & Mark Henry beat Shawn Michaels, Rob Van Dam, Booker T and The Dudley Boyz.
As a result, Steve Austin was fired as co-GM of Raw
12/14 Armageddon – w/Christian beat Lita & Trish Stratus

2004
3/14 WrestleMania XX – lost to Christian
4/18 Backlash – Handicap Match: beat Christian & Trish Stratus
6/13 Bad Blood – beat Tyson Tomko
7/11 Vengeance – lost to Batista
8/15 SummerSlam – lost to I-C Champ Edge & Batista
9/12 Unforgiven – Ladder mach: beat Christian to win the vacant I-C title
10/19 Taboo Tuesday – lost I-C title to Shelton Benjamin
11/14 Survivor Series – Winners each get control of Raw for a week: Chris Jericho, Randy Orton, Chris Benoit & Maven beat Triple H, Batista, Snitsky, & Edge

2005
• Starting in early 2005, Chris hosted a radio show for XM called The Rock of Jericho as well as became a regular celebrity panelist for a variety of programs on VH1 & E
1/9 New Year’s Revolution - Elimination Chamber for vacant World Heavyweight Championship: Triple H beat Randy Orton, Batista, Chris Jericho, Chris Benoit, & Edge to win the title
• 1/18 Fozzy releases All That Remains
4/3 WrestleMania 21 - Money in the Bank Ladder Match: Edge beat Chris Benoit, Kane, Shelton Benjamin, Chris Jericho & Christian to get a title shot whenever he wants
5/1 Backlash – lost to I-C champ Shelton Benjamin
6/12 ECW One Night Stand – lost to Lance Storm
6/26 Vengeance - WWE Title: Champ John Cena beat Chris Jericho & Christian
8/21 SummerSlam – lost to WWE Champ John Cena
8/22 RAW - You’re Fired Match: lost to WWE Champ John Cena

2006
• 6/24 - Android Apocalypse debuts on the Sci Fi channel
• 8/29 - Celebrity Duets debuts on Fox TV


2007
12/16 Armageddon - beat WWE Champion Randy Orton by DQ

2008
1/27 Royal Rumble - lost to JBL by DQ
2/17 No Way Out - Elimination Chamber: Triple H beat Shawn Michaels, Jeff Hardy, Chris Jericho, JBL, and Umaga
3/10 RAW - won the Intercontinental Championship from Jeff Hardy
3/30 WrestleMania XXIV - Money in the Bank Ladder Match: CM Punk beat Chris Jericho, MVP, Shelton Benjamin, John Morrison, Carlito, & Mr. Kennedy
5/18 Judgment Day - lost to Shawn Michaels in a non-title match
6/29 Night of Champions - lost the Intercontinental Championship to Kofi Kingston
7/20 Great American Bash - beat Shawn Michaels
9/7 Unforgiven - lost an Unsanctioned Match to Shawn Michaels
9/7 Unforgiven - World Heavyweight Championship Scramble Match: Chris Jericho (subbing for champion CM Punk) beat Batista, Rey Mysterio, Kane, and Batista to win the title
10/5 No Mercy - beat Shawn Michaels in a Ladder Match
10/26 Cyber Sunday - lost the World Heavyweight Championship to Batista in a match that was refereed by Steve Austin
• 10/29 Redemption Song premiers on Fuse
11/3 RAW - regained the World Heavyweight Championship from Batista in a Steel Cage Match
11/23 Survivor Series - lost the World Heavyweight Championship to John Cena
12/14 Armageddon - lost to World Champion John Cena

2009
2/15 No Way Out - Edge beat World Champion John Cena, Chris Jericho, Rey Mysterio, Kane, and Mike Knox in an Elimination Chamber Match to win the title
4/5 25th Anniversary of WrestleMania – 3-on-1 Handicap Elimination Match: Chris Jericho beat Roddy Piper, Jimmy Snuka, and Ricky Steamboat
4/26 Backlash – beat Ricky Steamboat
5/17 Judgment Day - lost to Intercontinental Champion Rey Mysterio
6/7 Extreme Rules - beat Rey Mysterio in a No Holds Barred Match to win the Intercontinental Championship
6/28 The Bash - lost the title to Rey Mysterio in a title vs. mask match
6/28 The Bash - w/Edge beat Unified Tag Team Champions Carlito & Primo Colon and Ted DiBiase and Cody Rhodes to win the titles
7/26 Night of Champions - chose Big Show as his replacement for the injured Edge
7/26 Night of Champions - w/Big Show beat Ted DiBiase & Cody Rhodes
8/23 SummerSlam - w/Big Show beat Cryme Tyme
9/13 Breaking Point - w/Big Show beat MVP & Mark Henry
10/4 Hell in a Cell - w/Big Show beat Batista & Rey Mysterio
10/25 Bragging Rights - Team SmackDown (Chris Jericho, Kane, Matt Hardy, Finlay, R-Truth, David Hart Smith, & Tyson Kidd) beat Team RAW (Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Big Show, Kofi Kingston, Cody Rhodes, Jack Swagger, & Mark Henry)
11/22 Survivor Series - World Heavyweight Champion The Undertaker beat Chris Jericho & Big Show
12/13 TLC - w/Big Show lot the tag team titles to D-Generation X in a TLC Match

2010
• 1/26 Fozzy releases Chasing the Grail
2/21 Elimination Chamber – Chris Jericho beat World Heavyweight Champion The Undertaker, CM Punk, R-Truth, Rey Mysterio, and John Morrison in an Elimination Chamber Match to win the title
3/28 WrestleMania XXVI - beat Edge
4/2 SmackDown - lost the World Heavyweight Championship to Jack Swagger
4/25 Extreme Rules - lost to Edge in a Steel Cage Match
5/23 Over the Limit - Chris Jericho & The Miz lost to Unified Tag Team Champions The Hart Dynasty
6/20 Fatal 4 Way - lost to Evan Bourne
• 6/22 The series premier of his ABC show Downfall
7/18 Money in the Bank - The Miz beat Randy Orton, Edge, Chris Jericho, John Morrison, Mark Henry, Evan Bourne, and Ted DiBiase in a Money in the Bank Match
8/15 SummerSlam - Team WWE (John Cena, Bret Hart, Chris Jericho, Edge, John Morrison, R-Truth, and Daniel Bryan) beat The Nexus (Wade Barrett, Darren Young, David Otunga, Heath Slater, Justin Gabriel, Michael Tarver, and Skip Sheffield) in an Elimination Match
9/19 Night of Champions - Randy Orton beat WWE Champion Sheamus, John Cena, Wade Barrett, Edge, & Chris Jericho in a Six Pack Elimination Match to win the title

2011
• 5/21 The season premiere of Dancing With the Stars

2012
1/29 Royal Rumble - Sheamus won the Royal Rumble by last elimination Chris Jericho
2/19 Elimination Chamber - WWE Champion CM Punk beat Chris Jericho, The Miz, Kofi Kingston, Dolph Ziggler, and R-Truth in an Elimination Chamber Match
4/1 WrestleMania XXVIII - lost to WWE Champion CM Punk in a match where the title could change hands via DQ
4/29 Extreme Rules - lost to WWE Champion CM Punk in a Chicago Street Fight
5/20 Over the Limit - World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus beat Chris Jericho, Alberto Del Rio, & Randy Orton
7/15 Money in the Bank - John Cena beat Kane, Big Show, Chris Jericho, & The Miz in the WWE Championship Contract Money in the Bank Ladder Match
8/19 SummerSlam - beat Dolph Ziggler

2013
2/17 Elimination Chamber - Jack Swagger beat Randy Orton, Chris Jericho, Mark Henry, Kane & Daniel Bryan in an Elimination Chamber Match
4/7 WrestleMania XXIX - lost to Fandango
5/19 Extreme Rules - beat Fandango
6/16 Payback - lost to CM Punk
7/14 Money in the Bank - lost to Ryback

2014
7/20 Battleground - beat Bray Wyatt
8/17 SummerSlam - lost to Bray Wyatt
9/21 Night of Champions - lost to Randy Orton

Sources: Chris Jericho.com, Pro Wrestling Illustrated Almanac, WWE.com, Onlineworldofwrestling.com, and amazon.com